Belarusian Pastor was Fined For an “Unauthorized” Divine Service


The Central district court of Homiel imposed a fine of 3,6 mln Belarusian roubles on the pastor of Pentecostal Church “Transfiguration” Syarhey Mikalaenka for helding the service at rented premises at Savietskaja str., 126.

According to Radio Svaboda, the judge aknowldged the service of the registered religious community unauthorized because it had not been coordinated with the local administration.

As KRYNICA.INFO has previously reported, on the 31st of May during the Sunday service which was taking place at the officially rented premises, a riot police squad broke in while shooting the gathering with a video camera.

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